pria

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

pria

  1. third-person singular past historic of prier

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prius, with the ending influenced by Italian prima (before).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpri.a/, [ˈpr̺iːä]
  • Stress: prìa
  • Hyphenation: pria

Adverb[edit]

pria

  1. (archaic, literary, poetic) before, previously
    in priafirstly
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno [The Divine Comedy: Hell] (paperback, in Italian), 12th edition, Le Monnier, published 1994, Canto I, lines 97–99, page 14:
      e ha natura sì malvagia e ria, ¶ che mai non empie la bramosa voglia, ¶ e dopo 'l pasto ha più fame che pria.
      and has a nature so malign and ruthless, ¶ that never doth she glut her greedy will, ¶ and after food is hungrier than before.
    Synonym: prima
    Antonym: dopo

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit प्रिय (priya, beloved).

Noun[edit]

pria

  1. man
  2. boy

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